Posted 26 November 2017 - 02:14 PM
New to everything. This is my first camera, I am not a photographer but I love making underwater videos and taking pics so I decided to really dedicated some money and effort into this hobby.
Posted 27 November 2017 - 05:05 AM
Hi, my name is Jeff and I am just getting into underwater photography. I find these forums very helpful for a beginner like myself...thanks
Posted 27 November 2017 - 10:15 AM
Hi Im Jay. Relatively new to UW photo but have been reading wet pixel for about a year now. Its been very helpful with learning how to shoot better =)
Posted 28 November 2017 - 09:38 AM
I am Troy and live in Denver, CO. I started diving two years ago and have 122 dives under my belt. I have been fortunate enough to dive in Hawaii, Cozumel, Raja Ampat, and most recently the Solomon Islands. I joined the site as I love taking underwater pics and have a lot to learn! Looking forward to reading the posts and soaking up the wisdom on the site.
Posted 29 November 2017 - 08:01 PM
My name is Jason Lewis from Casper Wyoming. Yes in Wyoming we do scuba dive and we have water here. I am a relitavely new diver. Have 175 dives in 2 years. My main profession is Real Estate. I bought my first Camera last year Nauticam Housing and a Canon 5 DMark IV. Love it. Have a ton to learn and hoping there are a few here that are willing to share info.
Posted 30 November 2017 - 04:41 AM
I'm Mark, from Melbourne, Australia. I've been diving since I was little, but since it's next stop Antarctica down here at the southern edge of the Antipodes, I've mostly saved my diving to trips much closer to the equator. Just sorted myself out with a drysuit recently though, and that's opened up a whole world of possibility for me, so looking forward to upping the frequency of my diving considerably now.
I'm pretty keen on underwater photography, and looking forward to picking people's brains on here.
Posted 01 December 2017 - 08:05 PM
HI all, my name is Pete
just got back into diving after 10 year absent and now looking into underwater photography
Posted 03 December 2017 - 02:20 PM
Hi, my name is Steve. I am an amateur photographer/videographer. Better now than when I started, but still learning as I go mostly through experimenting. Joined here to see if I can get some pointers. I shoot mainly with Canon products. Preferred subject is bigger animals such as sharks, turtles, rays, etc... Happy diving!
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Posted 06 December 2017 - 12:04 AM
Hi, I'm Franco from Italy, I'm quite new as diver, but I'm keen in photography since a long time. Underwater photography is really difficult, but I'm sure that this forum can help me a lot. I currently use a Olympus tg-5 with housing and strobe. When I get better I'd like to move in a mirrorless system.
Posted 06 December 2017 - 10:24 AM
Hi, Not new but so long time without connection i lost all my Id info,
from Spain, hello to all again.
Posted 06 December 2017 - 11:57 AM
Posted 10 December 2017 - 04:49 PM
Hi, I'm Deanne. Underwater photography has been a passion of mine and I have several camera systems. I'd like to get in to underwater video, so I'm looking for ideas on technique and subject matter.
Posted 11 December 2017 - 03:29 AM
Hi, my name is Romain, I'm from France.
I do underwater photo & video.
For 3 years, I had a Sony RX100III in nauticam housing. The camera is now broken (not flooded) so I've just bought a GH5 with Nauticam housing.
I live in Marseille and I dive every week-ends in the Mediterranean Sea.
Take a look on my Facebook page : https://www.facebook...desirdeplongee/and my Youtube Channel : https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCMrDd8gm5FiH1pibSDpnDcA?view_as=subscriber
Posted 11 December 2017 - 08:14 AM
My name is Jonathan Crifasi, I am from Baton Rouge, LA and have recently moved to South Florida. I have been here over two years now and one of the first things I did was get my OW certification along with a few advanced courses. Then I put a camera in my hand... just a GoPro 5 at first but I mastered that quickly and am now beginning my ventures with a more professional rig. I just got an Olympus E-M5 Mark II and some strobes and have some great plans once I master this camera in the underwater world. I love the website and look forward to learning from the experienced divers here!
Posted 14 December 2017 - 09:42 AM
Hi everyone, Christian here, avid MSD and underwater photographer, focusing (sorry) on compact cams and setups (for travel).
Posted 14 December 2017 - 08:03 PM
Hey everyone, I'm Kevin. I've done a lot of sport photography in the past (mostly mountaineering and fly fishing). I've been diving for a while now and am hoping to get into underwater photography
Posted 16 December 2017 - 12:48 PM
I'm a Canadian Diver, mostly diving the Caribbean / Bahamas these days. I'm thinking about finally acquiring some underwater gear; I've been taking photos on land for a long time.
Posted 17 December 2017 - 04:13 AM
Hello everybody, my name is Jens Loengaa, born and raised in Denmark, lived for 25 years in Los Angeles, now spends 4-6 months per year in Phuket, Thailand, the remaining part in Los Angeles area. I have PADI Instructor rating since September 2013 but really prefer to dive alone with my camera now.
Very much looking forward to picking up lots of knowledge about underwater photography as well as products available.
Posted 17 December 2017 - 12:51 PM
Im Nico. my home country is Argentina, but I have been travelling for the las 2 years, mainly through Indonesia and some sailing in the south pacific.
Im a Divemaster and freediver, just getting into UW photography. Right now my main concern is to sell a brand new Nauticam RX100V housing.
Also hope to learn a lot from this forum.
Posted 18 December 2017 - 04:43 PM
My name is Donna and I've been diving for about 12 years. Diving is my passion. I am a relatively new underwater photographer. I have a Canon G-16 in a Fantasea housing and am looking for a good used strobe.